Innovation and design is a multidisciplinary field covering different parts of the product development process. When we talk about design in the wider meaning with a life-cycle perspective. We work primarily with the early phases of this process and products are often a mix of services and hardware.
The division was formed in 2011 and consists of three research areas Entrepreneurship and innovation, Industrial Design and Product Innovation. We are in the current situation about 50 employees and conducts research and education in close collaboration with industry.